Critical Safety Outcome Measures: ANA’s Falls and Falls with Injuries Hospital Measures
Both ANA falls and falls with injuries measures are endorsed by NQF.
These are high impact safety measures
- Injuries from falls contribute to death and harm
- The two measures work in tandem to improve safety through reduction in falls and injuries from falls
- ANA has worked closely with the CMS Partnership for Patients (PfP) to reduced harm from falls